Sweden's Museum of Failure displays flops

/ Jun 7, 2017

Sweden's Museum of Failure displays flops

Green Heinz ketchup? Fat-free Pringles? Colgate frozen lasagna? You don’t need to be an expert to know these products weren’t successful. Which is why these creations, with dozens of others, feature in the new Museum of Failure, a wacky parade of rejected products from ...

Swedish prosecutor drops rape probe against WikiLeaks' Assange

May 19, 2017

Swedish prosecutor drops rape probe against WikiLeaks' Assange

Swedish prosecutors on Friday dropped a seven-year rape investigation into Julian Assange, a legal victory for the WikiLeaks founder, who has been holed up in Ecuador’s embassy in London since 2012. “Director of Public Prosecution, Marianne Ny, has today decided to discontinue the investigation ...

/ May 10, 2017

Japan, Sweden ask UNSC to meet on Syria safe zones deal

Japan and Sweden have requested a U.N. Security Council meeting to obtain specific details of a Russia-backed agreement on establishing safe zones in Syria, diplomats said Tuesday. The meeting, which is likely to be held this week, would help council members decide on whether ...

Jan 24, 2017

Sex toys 'safer' than kids' toys: Swedish study

Fewer sex toys contain dangerous chemicals than children’s toys, a Swedish inspection authority said in a report published on Monday. In its study conducted in 2016, 2 percent of the 44 surveyed sex toys that had been imported to Sweden contained banned chemicals, the ...